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Jan 28
Monitor probes shootings into moving cars by Denver police

BC-US--Police Shooting-Denver, 6th Ld-Writethru,691 Monitor probes shootings into moving cars by Denver police AP Photo CODZ104, CODZ107, CODZ110, CODZ106, CODZ113, CODZ112 Eds: Clarifies with police monitor…

Jan 28
High schools: Pembroke too much for Concord in first D-I matchup between schools since 2004

PEMBROKE - The Concord High and Pembroke Academy boys' basketball teams have squared off in the Capital Area Holiday Tournament on several occasions in the last 10 years, but last night marked the first…

Jan 28
Annual state homeless counts begins in wake of storm

New Hampshire's annual homeless count went off yesterday as planned, despite Tuesday's severe snowstorm, which shut down much of the central and southern parts of the state. Tricia Jackson of the state…

Jan 28
PHOTOS: Vistors enjoy fresh powder at Pats Peak

Visitors enjoyed the post-storm powder at Pats Peak yesterday where it was 15 degress and attendance numbers leaned towards the general public rather than the usual students receiving after school lessons. Marketing…

Jan 28
Homeless advocates slam bill that would allow landlords to collect last month's rent

Homeless rights advocates urged state lawmakers yesterday to scrap a bill that would allow landlords to collect an additional month's rent as down payment from tenants, warning that the legislation would…

Jan 28
As N.H. storm cleanup continues, state determining cost of response

The snowstorm that swept through New Hampshire this week triggered an extremely rare closure of toll booths on the state's turnpikes. About 16,500 vehicles passed through toll booths during the storm,…

Jan 28
Review: 'Black or White' wrestles with race in custody drama

B lack or White may be the title, but there are plenty of gray areas tackled in this good ol' fashioned family dramedy from standup comic turned filmmaker Mike Binder (Reign Over Me, The Upside of Anger).…

Jan 28
Art that's really real: Step back in time to the photorealism movement at Currier

Diners, cars, motel signs, gum wrappers and empty lettuce boxes may seem like mundane subjects unworthy of an artist's attention. But that was before some photographers started taking notice and began…

Jan 28
For the weekend: Music, music and community theater

Looking forward to the Half Moon Sober Festival during this year's Memorial Day weekend? Yes, it's months away, but if you love it and you want to support it, then you'll want to check out Bucky Lewis's…

Jan 28
Remembering Challenger explosion 29 years later

Yesterday marked the 29th anniversary of the explosion of the space shuttle Challenger, which killed all seven crew members, including New Hampshire teacher Christa McAuliffe. The shuttle exploded 73…

Jan 28
High school Stars of the Day

Bruce Barton, MV boys' basketball, 15 points, 7 rebounds in 53-48 win Callie Chase, Hopkinton girls' basketball, 11 points, 10 rebounds in 39-30 win over Bow Dan Lawrence, Concord wrestling, 4-3 double…

Jan 28
Surprise players often star in Super Bowls

PHOENIX - Almost all football fans know Tom Brady, Russell Wilson, Richard Sherman, Marshawn Lynch and Rob Gronkowski. The New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks wouldn't be playing in the Super Bowl…

Jan 28
Brady full practice participant despite cold, ankle problem

TEMPE, Ariz. - Tom Brady participated fully in the New England Patriots first Super Bowl practice of the week after coming down with a cold. "I'll be good," he said before the workout yesterday at the…

Jan 28
A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Indoor soccer champs Fieldhouse Sports in Bow announced its champions in the following fall indoor soccer divisions: Blue Storm (U12 Girls Division A), Shaker Road School (U12 Girls Division B), Hopkinton…

Jan 28
Leissner sparks 11-0 run as UNH men's basketball team beats Maine

BANGOR, Maine - Tanner Leissner had 11 points and 12 rebounds to lead the University of New Hampshire men's basketball team to a 63-58 victory over Maine last night. Leissner scored seven points during…

Jan 28
Martin's return sparks Timberwolves over Celtics, 110-98

MINNEAPOLIS - Kevin Martin scored 21 points in his first game in more than two months and Gorgui Dieng added 16 points and 14 rebounds to lift the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 110-98 victory over the Boston…

Jan 28
Sharapova reaches Australian Open final for fourth time

MELBOURNE, Australia - Maria Sharapova reached the Australian Open final for the fourth time, beating fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova, 6-3, 6-2, in a lopsided semifinal today. The second-ranked Sharapova…

Jan 28
Dartmouth president set to announce safety, inclusion plans

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) - The president of Dartmouth College is announcing his plan to address sexual assault, high-risk drinking and a lack of inclusivity on the Ivy League campus.

Jan 28
Guinta to address New England Council

BEDFORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire Congressman Frank Guinta is addressing members of The New England Council, the country's oldest regional business organization.

Jan 28
N.H. lawmakers consider bills aimed at reducing electricity costs

Lawmakers are considering two bills aimed at lowering New Hampshire's electricity costs by making big changes to the state's renewable energy program, a move supporters say could derail the initiative's…

Jan 28
Bow selectmen approve article to appropriate $25,000 for community building planning

The Bow Board of Selectmen approved a warrant article last night for this year's town meeting that would appropriate $25,000 for planning and estimates to build or renovate the town's community building. The…

Jan 28
Executive Council approves New Hampshire's $13 million contract with FairPoint

New Hampshire and FairPoint Communications are back in business. The Executive Council approved a $13 million contract with the phone and data company yesterday, on the condition that company officials…

Jan 28
Snowmobile driver crashes in yard in Dalton

New Hampshire Fish and Game conservation officers said odd circumstances and bad luck led to a snowmobile crash in Dalton that injured the driver. They said 60-year-old Peter Packard of Whitefield was…

Jan 28
Hassan addresses Health and Human Services budget challenges

Gov. Maggie Hassan, speaking after yesterday's Executive Council meeting, said the Department of Health and Human Services' plan to scale back payments to nursing homes was necessary in order to avoid…

Jan 28
Editorial: Show a little love for the weatherman

Being a meteorologist should mean never having to say you're sorry, but don't tell that to Gary Szatkowski. As the mighty Blizzard of 2015 became an emasculated target of ridicule in New York City, the…